Formosa TV (FTV / 民間全民電視公司 / 民視) is a nationwide television network headquartered in Songshan District, Taipei (臺北市 松山區). It operates several channels: FTV General (民視無線台), FTV News (民視新聞台), FTV Taiwan (民視台灣台), FTV One (民視第一台), and more.
Formosa Television is a television station based in Taipei, Taiwan. Established on March 27, 1996, FTV began broadcasting on June 11, 1997.
Because of the location of its headquarters, which is in an area where Taiwanese Hokkien speakers are populous, it also earned the reputation for being the first station in Taiwan to use that tongue in a majority of its programs, especially on their prime time newscasts.
On May 24, 2004, FTV was among the first free-to-air channels on Taiwan to switch from terrestrial analog signal to digital television.
Broadcasting hours on Formosa Television is 24 hours except for Monday 21 hours
在民視電視公司20年週年台慶之際，民視新聞傳播群 網路中心（FTV News Media Center）正式成立。目標是在數位匯流世代，結合多年傳統媒體的製播經驗，創造符合新世代閱讀體驗的新聞內容。